Tuesday, May 15, 2012

Happy Birthday Ruth


I so love the internet when you are in need of a quick card.  Yes, I googled and discovered this layout with a Stampin Up set that I have.   I found this layout by Sarah Klass.  I have changed the colours to a combo that I had both cardstock and inks.

Started with SU Kiwi Kiss then a layer of SU Pretty in Pink which I have used the same colour inkspot and stamped with the flower from the SU Good Friend set.  Next came a layer of SU Marina Mist, Very Vanilla.  More stamped flowers for the same stamp set.  This is where I think a Stamp-a-ma-jig would come in handy.  Lining up those circles is hard work (don't look too close).

So Happy Birthday to Ruth.....who just happens to be my Stampin Up supplier so I thought the card was appropriate.


Not the greatest photo but I wanted to share the thoughtful gift that my son gave me for Mother's Day.  I have been using an older style desk lamp.  This is a wonderful daylight/natural light LED lamp.  I can see that this will get many hours of use.  I love how it goes right across my work.

Wishing you all a terrific Tuesday.

9 comments:

  1. Gorgeous card Merry, I like the flowers and the colour combo, your lamp looks great.
    Kevin xx

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  2. Lucky you getting such a good pressie from your son.....daylight lamps are wonderful.
    Love all the stamping on your card. The background stamping ties in with the rest so well.

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  3. Just beautiful. Love everything about it.
    Hugs
    Desíre
    DS4J DT Member
    Doing Life

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  4. The colour combo is lovely Merry and you have a achieved an ethereal feel to your card.

    The lamp looks like a great addition to your craft desk.

    B x

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  5. Beautiful Merry, Ruth is a lucky gal. Sarah Klass' blog is one of my go-tos, her work is just so lovely :)

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  6. Hallo Merry,
    Wat heb ik weer veel MOOIS gemist, maar het zijn stuk voor stuk PRACHTIGE kaarten.....vooral de waterval-kaart is GEWELDIG ☺☺☺
    Nog bedankt voor je tip.....kaartje heb ik geplaatst.
    Liefs Wilma

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  7. Hi Merry this is beautiful I love the colours and design the image is fantastic.
    hugs
    Lorraine x

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  8. really prerty, love that stamp set!

    and great lamp! I totally need one of those myself!

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  9. Love that stamp! I like how the background matches too! What a great present from your son!!

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